Fishing Tours


All Tackle Sportsfishing

All Tackle Sportfishing

Calm water Guided FISHING Tours in the beautiful Trinity Inlet. Located within walking distance of the CBD, Trinity Inlet offers some excellent fishing opportunities. This trip caters to all types of fisher person from beginner to expert. Private charters available.

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Coral Sea Sportfishing Safaris

We are the Sportfishing Specialists. We know the where, when, why and how of sportfishing. But what is it exactly that we do? We hunt the biggest meanest fish in the Coral Sea by casting surface lures, jigging and light tackle trolling. We take you to destinations where few have the capacity to ve...

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Cairns Full Day at the Reef

Come with us on a fishing adventure of a lifetime on the Great Barrier Reef. Snag the ultimate catch and earn bragging rights amongst your friends! Your catch can even be cooked fresh on our onboard BBQ! Welcome aboard the “Sir Reel”, our 58ft Conquest vessel, purpose built for fishing in total c...

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Great Day Fishing and Crabbing Tours

A trip aboard Great Day offers visitors the thrill of fishing in Cairns, hauling in the famous live mud crabs and hard fighting tropical fish lurking in the calm waters of Cairns Trinity inlet. Our twin hull aluminium vessel offers full canopy and toilet facilities especially designed for calm wa...

Blackout Sportsfishing

Blackout Sportsfishing

Welcome to Blackout Sportsfishing Cairns - The home of fishing charters in Far North Queensland. Make your trip to Cairns a memorable one and give yourself the best chance for a big catch. Blackout Sportsfishing will cater for all your sportsfishing needs, with years of experience & advice from our...

Paradise Sport Fishing Adventures

When you choose to fish with Paradise Sportfishing adventures you will be targeting our local species with the best Cairns fishing charter on offer in Trinity inlet. Join experienced fisherman John Hangodi on a calm water Cairns fishing tour. Travel through the expansive Cairns Trinity Inlet which i...

Ross Finlayson Marlin Charters

The Cairns Fishing Guide is brought to you by a selection of Australia's leading game fishing captains and top river fishing guides. Their highly experienced crews, world class vessels, up to date fishing reports and availability and costings at hand will ensure you one of the most professional fish...

Mission Beach Charters

If you dream of a romantic picnic on a deserted tropical island, Mission Beach Charters can make it happen. Locally owned and operated, our eco-adventure company specifically caters to small groups, families or couples wishing to have a completely personalised experience within the idyllic surro...

Gone Fishing Cairns

Fishing trips Cairns are operated by Gone Fishing Cairns and they are the longest established charter operator of fishing trips in the Cairns Inlet. Established in 1989 we have the knowledge to find that special fish for you. Gone Fishing Cairns offers the best estuary fishing trips that the region...

Cairns Catcha Crab

Catch a Crab

Welcome to Cairns Catcha Crab, do you want to experience the real wet tropics?Cruise the far north's pristine waterways teaming with life and catch a feed of fresh Mud Crab. Bask in the natural beauty of the Cairns Tropical surroundings and come face to face with the most diverse range of flora and...

Reefinity Adventures

Reefinity Adventures offers snorkeling, diving & fishing trips to the Outer Great Barrier Reef from Cairns Northern Beaches, Queensland. Come and explore the magical underwater world of the Great Barrier Reef on board your own private charter boat which caters for just six passengers.

Reelcrayzee Charters

Reelcrayzee Charters

Looking for an unforgettable day on the water? Jump aboard our 30ft Kevlacat Sportsfisher and let the fun begin! Fishing, spearfishing, snorkelling, scuba diving, island hopping ... we do it all!

Fish Tales Charters

Fish Tales Charters

Fish Tales Charters- Estuary, River & Bluewater Fishing Adventures operate out of Cairns in Far North Tropical Queensland, Australia. Fish Tales operate Cairns Fishing charters in three of the best fishing locations in North Queensland: the Cairns Inlet (also known as Trinity Inlet) Russell River/ M...

Big Fish Down Under

Big Fish Down Under

BIG FISH DOWN UNDER and Moana III, 47ft Luxury Private Charter Boat are permanently based in Cairns, Queensland, Australia. Moana III, Cairns' finest fishing charter vessel has an open permit to operate in waters up to 200NM from the coastline. From Townsville in the south, along the Great Barrier R...



We offer Reef fishing, Light Tackle, Heavy Tackle, Shark Fishing, GT popper fishing charters out of cairns on our brand new 31ft Powercat 2900 Sports Fisherman, providing a quick and comfortable ride we will have you out there fishing on the reef in less than an hour, we are permitted to fish the re...

Moana Fishing Charters

The Moana III is the most Local Charter Boat in Cairns, based in the Marlin Marina, Cairns Queensland, Australia. Moana III, Cairns finest custom built vessel has an open permit to operate in waters up to 200NM from the coastline, from Townsville in the south, along the Great Barrier Reef and co...


KEKOA is one of the best known charter boats fishing the Cairns Giant Black Marlin Season. Capt. Luke Fallon is one of the most experienced captains having fished the Cairns season for 27 years. His best day is 9 giant black marlin in a single day on the Great Barrier Reef. As a barra guide, he...

Copperlode Fish and Kayak

Copperlode Fish and Kayak commenced operation in October 2015. We offer fully guided SUP and kayak tours, unguided kayak hire and guided fishing charters. Copperlode Dam is surrounded by world heritage listed rainforest and offers unprecedented and exclusive access to some of the most amazing wildl...

Cairns Reef Fishing

Come fishing on-board Cairns premier charter boats with Cairns Reef Fishing ! Cairns Reef Fishing is a locally, family owned and operated fishing charter business based at The Marlin Marina, Cairns, in beautiful Far North Queensland. We take pride in giving our passengers an enjoyable, reef and...

Cairns Fishing Charters

Cairns Fishing Charters

Come fishing on-board Cairns premier charter boats with Cairns Fishing Charters! Cairns Fishing Charters is an Australian owned, family run and locally operated fishing charter business based at The Marlin Marina, Cairns, in beautiful Far North Queensland.

Cairns Reef Charter Services

With many years of experience and thousands of successful charters behind us we know that we can put together an individual fishing, cruising, sailing or diving package tailored to fit any request no matter how unusual. Our boats are world class, the crews friendly and expert, the environment unbeat...

Fishing the North

Fishing the north offers a personalized fishing experiences for 3 max people, drawing on his knowledge of the area he can cater for lure, fly or soft plastics, and can tailor a fishing trip to catch whatever species you desire whether barramunda, mangrove, jack or queenfish. Offering 1/2 and full...

HotShot Charters

The renowned 43 foot O’Brien sportfisher run by Cap. Craig “Sparra” Denham and based on Queensland’s holiday hot spot, the Gold Coast, where the fishing is likewise hot year round. Also fishing the Cairns giant black marlin season September to December, as well as live aboard trips ex-Hervey Bay...

Reel Chase Charters

Amokura Charters

Welcome to Reel Chase Charters with Captain Brett Goetze. The leading luxury game fishing charter from Cairns and Port Douglas to the Great Barrier Reef, Princess Charlotte Bay and Lizard Island.

Zulu Game Fishing Charters

Zulu Gamefishing Charters and Levante Fishing Charters are based out of The Reef Marina, Port Douglas – the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef. We have a fleet of first class vessels available to mix and match at your disposal. We offer the most convenient private charter options to explore the wond...

About Fishing Tours For Cairns

The Tropical North is a fishing and boating paradise. The thrill of the catch and encounters with great sportsfish such as giant black marlin and sailfish have long enticed recreational anglers to the azure waters of the Coral Sea and the quiet estuaries of the coast.

Quite simply, your expectations of a fishing adventure are sure to be realised because the calibre of our local fishing guides and charter operators is world renown, and the superb natural environment and weather conditions lift the experience into a class of its own.

Fishing here is an all year round pastime, and all classes and angling preferences are catered for with the balanced management of recreational fishing being a subject dear to the hearts of many locals.


Zoning guide to using the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park

If you are planning a fishing or boating trip to the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park, you will need to know where you can go and what you can do, as penalties apply if you do not follow zoning rules.